FORMER WOOLLEN MARKET HALL TO NORTH OF THE MAGDALEN HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1151431
Date first listed:
05-Sep-1988
Statutory Address:
FORMER WOOLLEN MARKET HALL TO NORTH OF THE MAGDALEN HOTEL, MARKET PLACE

Map

Ordnance survey map of FORMER WOOLLEN MARKET HALL TO NORTH OF THE MAGDALEN HOTEL
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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER WOOLLEN MARKET HALL TO NORTH OF THE MAGDALEN HOTEL, MARKET PLACE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Doncaster (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 57670 03545

Details

TOWN OF DONCASTER MARKET PLACE SE 50 SE (east side)

3/70 Former Woollen Market Hall to north of The Magdalen Hotel

GV II

Wool market, now general market. 1861-3, designed by J Butterfield for Doncaster Corporation. Brick and cast and wrought iron construction with slate and glass roof. Tall single storey, 9 bays by 7 bays with 4 internal arcades supporting 4 ranges of roof. Market Road elevation is of brick with stone dressings and has 9 bays, articulated by brick pilasters with stone capitals. Each bay except entrance to left, has 3 adjoining semi-circular headed openings with stone sills, flush brick arches with stepped voussoirs and metal windows, which have radial glazing to the heads. Bay 7 has inserted entrance below the windows. Original entrance to left has segmental arched opening with corniced ashlar keystone and ashlar imposts; C20 door and glazing within. Gable above with raked cornice and stone copings. Corbelled cornice and stone copings to other bays. Hipped roofs. Other sides of the building to north and west have arcades of cast iron columns with arched braces over the capitals, supporting decorative pierced iron beams with cornice-like gutters to top. All arches are now filled in with later glazing or blocking. Entrance to Market Place, to right of western elevation, has segmental iron arch with pierced beam over flanked by panelled piers with ball finials to top, all now filled in wich later doors and glazing. Hipped slate roofs with ridges glazed. Interior has 4 arcades of similar piers and beams supporting roof made up of thin tensioned wrought iron rods, bolted together. Listed partly for historic interest.

Listing NGR: SE5767003545

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
335066
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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